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Dunkin’ Donuts to open 15 restaurants in Hawaii including Hawaii Island

Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchise group, Aloha Petroleum, Ltd. Under the agreement, Aloha Petroleum will develop 15 new Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants on the islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai and Hawaii Island (The Big Island) in the […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 0.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.59/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 8.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.22/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii rise 0.9 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 0.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.59/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 8.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.22/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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PGV to conduct siren test Wednesday morning (April 27) in Puna

The Puna Geothermal Venture (PGV) plant be conducting a test of the emergency warning systems to include the sounding of the drill rig warning siren Wednesday (April 27) at about 11:30 a.m. This is only a test that is necessary to ensure the proper working order and function of their warning system. Residents in the […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.58/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.14/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 2.5 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.58/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.14/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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HELCO's Hill power plant in Hilo. Photo by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

HELCO reports Hill 6 steam plant back online, expects to have power for evening peak usage

Hawai‘i Electric Light’s generation margins have improved due to the early return of its Hill 6 steam plant from annual overhaul. “The return of our Hill 6 steam plant increases the number of available units and improves reserve margins. We do expect to have sufficient generation for tonight’s evening peak energy use period,” said Rhea […]

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Hawaiian Airlines pilots and other supporters conducted informational picketing outside Honolulu International Airport Wednesday, March 16, 2016. Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

Hawaiian Airlines pilots to vote on strike authorization

On April 14, ALPA’s Hawaiian Airlines Master Executive Council voted unanimously to conduct a strike authorization ballot.

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Island Energy Services to acquire Chevron’s operations in Hawaii

Island Energy Services, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of One Rock Capital Partners, LP (“One Rock”) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire from Chevron U.S.A. Inc. (“Chevron”) certain refining, distribution and retail assets located in Hawaii, including the 58,000 barrel-per-day refinery in Kapolei, Chevron’s interests in a network of 58 retail […]

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After two unexpected trips of the 60 MW Hamakua Energy Partners (HEP) power plant on Wednesday and Thursday (April 13-14) of last week, the HEP plant remains out of service and is not expected to return until Friday. Hawai‘i Electric Light is experiencing narrow generation reserves this week.

HELCO reports power availability may be tight due to generating units out of service

After two unexpected trips of the 60 MW Hamakua Energy Partners (HEP) power plant on Wednesday and Thursday (April 13-14) of last week, the HEP plant remains out of service and is not expected to return until Friday. Hawai‘i Electric Light is experiencing narrow generation reserves this week.

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Hawaii, HI, April 18- Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 0.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.60/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 6.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.11/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 0.4 cents per gallon the past week

Hawaii, HI, April 18- Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 0.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.60/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 6.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.11/g, according to […]

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Hawai‘i Electric Light explained that the brief power interruptions on Wednesday, Thursday and today  (April 13-15) were due to a sudden loss of generation at several power plants.

HELCO power interruptions caused by loss of generating capacity

Hawai‘i Electric Light explained that the brief power interruptions on Wednesday, Thursday and today (April 13-15) were due to a sudden loss of generation at several power plants.

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Island Air ATR 72 twin-engine turboprop plane.

Island Air to begin service to Kona in June

Island Air today announced it plans to offer interisland air service to Hawai‘i Island with five daily round-trip flights between Honolulu and Kona, starting June 14, subject to government approval.

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Coleman recalls flashlights due to fire hazard

Coleman has received two reports of the flashlight batteries overheating, catching fire and causing minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

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